Chronic Pain

Thinking positively is always a good thing, but it isn’t a magic wand
It's been linked to diabetes, cancer deaths and liver disease in two new studies.
Ten minutes is never enough, medication is not the only improver, and running late is also a right pain in the neck.
The researchers suggest knitting could 'save the NHS funds'.
Yesterday Vogue published an essay by Lena Dunham describing her 10-year battle with endometriosis that led to a full hysterectomy
It would do us well to consider more what the patient is saying rather than who is saying it
Dr. Janice Knox was several years into retirement in Oregon when she was asked to fill in at a “card mill” ― a facility where
“I had the mindset that most people had at the time ― ‘marijuana is a terrible drug, it’s just a drug'.”
Arthritis is a condition that causes stiffness and swelling in the joints. One in six of us have arthritis and one in five will consult a GP about a musculoskeletal problem each year. It is the leading cause of pain and disability in the UK.
everybody banner One of the most frustrating things about chronic illness is the unpredictability of it -- I never know how I'm going to feel. Sometimes I can do stuff, sometimes I can't, and it's so bloody confusing. Even after almost 10 years of health stuff, I still haven't figured it out, and I don't think I ever will.